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Week 2: Pop Quiz Answers and Winner!

Happy Monday and welcome to the third week of Cyber Security Awareness Month! Thank you to those who participated in our Pop Quiz on Friday. Continue reading for the pop quiz answers below! We have entered all participants (with correct answers!) in the draw and your name has been entered each time you answered a question correctly. Below are the pop quiz answers to each question: Which of the following features are NOT associated with “Next-Gen” security technologies?Answer: C, Static...

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Security Technology: Private WAN & SD-WAN

Security Technology: Private WAN & SD-WAN

Written By: Matthew Watkinson As discussed in our previous blog (you can check it out here), being technology aware is important in today’s landscape as threats and security are advancing at a rapid rate.  Sometimes we face challenges in finding the right technology for our organization, one being long-term, cost effective solutions.  As we near the end of the second week of Cyber Security Awareness Month, we move our focus to a second security technology with key implications for today’s landscape and a discussion of how you can simplify networking and reduce your costs: private WAN technologies and SD-WAN.   Within the...

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Security Technology: Next-Gen Endpoint Protection

Week two of Cyber Security Awareness Month is among us and this week our focus is on Security Technologies and knowing what it takes to keep our organizations safe. Today we will discuss Next-Generation Endpoint Protection and what “Next-Gen” means for security in todays landscape. Why Is Technology Awareness Important? Knowing what technology is out there, what controls are needed to address the current and emerging threat landscape, and how they work...

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How to Protect Against Coronavirus Phishing Scams

Given the current state, holidays, and special cyber shopping sales, are no longer the only days to worry about email phishing scams. As mentioned in our previous blog (you can catch up here), the pandemic has resulted in a major surge in coronavirus related cyber scams. Everything from government related scams, shmishing campaigns, and most commonly, email phishing attempts, are taking advantage of vulnerable people during a fearful time. Phishing scams...

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The New Cyber Norm

Cyber Security Awareness Month Commences! It’s the most wonderful time of the year… Cyber Security Awareness Month! In true Secure Sense fashion, we want to arm you, the people, with our top security knowledge, tips and tricks to keep your organization out of the headlines, and focused on what matters most, your business. Each week this month will be dedicated to a new cyber security theme and you’ll have the opportunity to...

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Why avoiding social media might make your business less safe

The Human Element: How to Protect Your Greatest Asset and Your Greatest Risk on Social Media

Kicking off National Cyber Security Awareness Month, we thought today's Fox Friday would be a great opportunity to discuss protecting your greatest asset and greatest risk on social media with partner, ZeroFox. Experts agree: the greatest cybersecurity risk modern businesses currently face comes from people—not from a lack of firewalls or security policies. In one survey, 77% of respondents indicated that despite training and corporate policy, mistakes by employees remain the most likely source...

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Happy Cyber Security Awareness Month!

Ahh, October. The time of the year when the air gets crisp, the leaves begin to change and Cyber Security Awareness begins! We may be bias, but we think October is the best month of the year. We live in a world that is continuously more connected than ever before. The Internet touches almost every aspects of one's daily life, whether realized or not. Cyber Security Awareness Month (CSAM) is designed...

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